HARBOUR CITY x SNARKITECTURE “Bounce” interactive installation

Immerse in wave of giant bouncy balls!  Bounces off the white summer alongside the harbour.

Everyone plays with bouncy balls when they were kids, but can you imagine how amazing it is when hundreds of 300% sized bouncy balls are popping out at the same time?

This summer, Harbour City teams up with SNARKITECTURE, the renowned New York-based collaborative and innovative design studio, to create their first interactive art installation in Hong Kong “BOUNCE”. It is a tailor made art campaign from the idea of enlarging the ordinary bouncy ball to combine with their signature “pure and white design” staging on Harbour City’s unique outdoor location from 10 Aug to 2 Sep, 2018. Meanwhile, an installation featuring a massive invasion of balls is also held at the Gallery by the Harbour.

Harbour City specially invites the New York design studio, SNARKITECTURE to create their first exhibition in Hong Kong. By transforming the familiar into the extraordinary, SNARKITECTURE makes architecture perform the unexpected. They have done an innovative signature installation “The Beach” in National Building Museum in Washington D.C., Paris, Bangkok and Sydney before.  Their work received a lot of international media attention and become the “hot-pick” for many instagrammers.

“BOUNCE” is an immersive and interactive installation designed by SNARKITECTURE, which is building a large “stadium” situated along the Hong Kong waterfront. To investigate the boundaries between art and architecture, this time they are using the concept of “bouncy ball” to create a surreal interactive playground. The visitors are invited to roll, lift and toss hundreds of enlarged 300%, 1-meter diameter white “bouncy ball” in the outdoor stadium. The stadium is also an iconic cage structure defined by a series of white steel frames.  The nature of the public art installation encourages visitors to create their own unique playing experiences. Kids and adults alike will enjoy their moments in this remarkable stadium.

Harbour City X SNARKITECTURE “BOUNCE” interactive Installation

Date: 10 /8 – 2/9, 2018

Time: 11am to 7:30pm (Each session starts from 00:00 and 00:30)

Location: Ocean Terminal Forecourt, Harbour City

Each Session Times: 20minutes*

Fee: Free

Remark: Quota applies for each session. Participants can get the entry ticket one hour be

fore each session.  First come, first served, limited quota, while stock last.

 

SNARKITECTURE – Massive Invasion of Balls at Gallery by the Harbour

Gallery by the Harbour will also echo with the theme “BOUNCE” and use the massive invasion of white and silver large spheres to fill up the gallery. Visitors can enter the world of bouncy balls and take photos of the special design and installation. Besides,the gallery is also selling the limited edition merchandise of the exhibition which includes “BOUNCE” tee, pin and bouncy balls.

Date: 10 /8 – 2/9, 2018

Time: 11am – 10pm

Location: “Gallery by the Harbour”

(Shop 207, Level 2, Ocean Centre, Harbour City)

Kids Zone “Eyeball maze”

This summer, Harbour City is bringing kids an enchanting and imaginative “Eyeball Maze” from 10 Aug to 2 Sep at Atrium, G/F, Ocean Terminal. Welcomed by the twinkle cartoon eyes at the entrance, parents and kids can explore different kinds of challenging games, including Eyeball Toss, Mr Eye Slide, Twinkle Twinkle little Eyes, Crazy Eyeball Lab and Funny Eyeball Photo Spot while looking for the way out in the maze.

Date: 10 Aug – 2 Sep, 2018

Time: 11am/ 12nn/ 1pm/ 2pm/ 3pm/ 4pm/ 5pm/ 6pm/ 7pm (Around 45 minutes per session)

Venue: Atrium, G/F, Ocean Terminal, Harbour City

Participants: Children aged 3 to 10 years old (One adult is allowed to accompany one child each round)

*Please check the website for more details.

Customer Enquiry: (852) 2118 8666 / www.harbourcity.com.hk

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